Welcome to Wakatere!

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Wakatere is a family sailing club on the shores of Narrow Neck Beach, Devonport. As a volunteer run organisation we work hard to ensure sailing is well supported. 

We sail a range of dinghy classes and windfoilers with regular club racing, junior coaching and entry-level learn to sail courses for all ages with an emphasis on fun and adventure. 

Start the New Season Together

Let's celebrate the start of the 2022-2023 season together with a traditional bang this year!  Club members, their families & partners are invited to join us for our Opening Day ceremony, afternoonRead more

Winter Series for Visitors

Good news for those knocking at the door- Wakatere has opened the Wakatere Senior Class Winter Series to visitors (non members) for TWO DATES this winter. VISITOR DATES   Sunday July 24th.Read more

Dinghy Sailing at Level 1 & 2

If you've got a little sense of adventure, take an Adult Learn to Sail course at Wakatere this Spring.  It's fun, it's social and it's never too late to learn new things.  Boats are provided andRead more

Platinum for Wakatere!

PLATINUM level certification awarded by Sailors for the Sea for the running of the 2022 Sunburst National Champs (7-9 May) Well done to the Wakatere green team and all the sailors and regattaRead more

Bingo & Boogie Night

Bingo & Boogie at the Wakatere Trailer Park Party  Dust off the denim, master your mullet and join us for a VERY FUN NIGHT at Wakatere. And raise some cash money for a few new patrol boat enginesRead more

Junior Sprints Online Entry

ONLINE ENTRY entry is open for the Auckland Junior Winter Sprints at Wakatere. Help us plan for racing and get the results data humming by entering online today.  Enter now and pay by eftpos orRead more

Sign up for First Aid

*THIS COURSE IS NOW CLOSED 15/08/22 Do you know how to carry out CPR, recognise concussion, or use a defibrillator? If you do, you could be a lifesaver.  The next opportunity to get yourselfRead more

Get Behind the Opti Nats 2023

How it will work -  TEAMS, TEAMS, TEAMS  We have developed a framework to work from, splitting the tasks into teams. This will require a leader for each of our Opti Nats TEAMS with a job list toRead more

Apply for a Sponsored Opti

Five young club members will be selected to have the exclusive and free use of an Opti for a season. This offer is aimed at families who would not otherwise be able to easily access a top-of-the-lineRead more

Women on Weather

The Wakatere Women's Sailing group has just confirmed the second date of the WOMEN ON WATER series and the second subject … WOMEN ON WEATHER 4pm SUNDAY 7th August 2022No sign up or feeRead more

Cancelled 24th July

 WINTER SERIES CANCELLED for Sunday 24 July 2022 due to the generally unpleasant conditions today. Stay safe and warm shore-side. EVENT PAGE WEBCAM  Fingers crossed for the next one Sunday 7thRead more

Qualify to Drive

Keen to be part of the action, meet new people and provide an essential service to the club?  Register your interest for our next club PATROL BOAT SAFETY COURSE and qualify to be a skipper orRead more

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